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Oct. 13-18: Multiple national gatherings among key upcoming healthcare events

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Oct. 13-18: Multiple national gatherings among key upcoming healthcare events

National healthcare finance leaders will gather next week in various cities across the country to discuss the latest developments in physician practice, post-acute care and emergency medical services. HFMA also will sponsor a webinar on building better networks.

Information on those events is below, along with our complete listing of healthcare finance-related hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of Oct. 13.

Sunday, Oct. 13

MGMA19 annual conference, New Orleans (through Oct. 16). Learn more.

Home Care & Hospice Conference & Expo 2019, Seattle (through Oct. 15). Learn more.

70th AHCA/NCAL Convention & Expo, Orlando (through Oct. 16). Learn more.

Monday, Oct. 14

Webinar sponsored by the American Hospital Association (AHA) titled “What It Takes to Lead in the Converging Healthcare Ecosystem: Leadership Lessons from the Field.” Learn more.

Deadline for nominations to participate on a CMS technical expert panel to re-evaluate inpatient claims-based outcome measures. Learn more.

EMS World Expo 2019, New Orleans (through Oct. 18). Learn more.

Tuesday, Oct. 15

Webinar sponsored by HFMA titled “Building a better network for patients, providers and the bottom line.” Learn more.

Start of Medicare's annual open enrollment for Medicare Advantage and Part D. Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by AHA titled “Financing Community Health: Unlocking Investments to Address SDOH.” Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by America’s Health Insurance Plans titled “The 4 Cs of Value-Based Care.” Learn more.

National Association of Healthcare Revenue Integrity symposium on revenue integrity, Orlando (through Oct. 16). Learn more.

Webcast of workshop by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine titled “Key Policy Challenges to Improve Care for People with Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders” (through Oct. 16). Learn more.

Wednesday, Oct. 16

Webinar by a CMS contractor in the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program titled “Crunching the Numbers: Reviewing Your Hospital’s Data.” Learn more.

American Bar Association’s ERISA Basics National Institute, Chicago (through Oct. 18). Learn more.

2019 Association for Value-Based Cancer Care Summit, New York City (through Oct. 18). Learn more.

Hearing by a subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee titled “E-cigarettes: An Emerging Threat to Public Health.” Learn more.

Hearing by the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee titled “Legislation to Reverse the Youth Tobacco Epidemic." Learn more.

Hearing by the Senate Aging Committee titled “Falls Prevention: National, State and Local Solutions to Better Support Seniors.” Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by AHA titled “How to reduce third-party supply chain security risks.” Learn more.

Thursday, Oct. 17

Hearing by the House Ways and Means Committee titled “Investing in the U.S. Health System by Lowering Drug Prices, Reducing Out-of-Pocket Costs and Improving Medicare Benefits.” Learn more.

2nd Annual Employee Health, Benefits and Well-Being Congress, Dallas (through Oct. 18). Learn more.

Public meeting sponsored by The Atlantic magazine in Washington, D.C. titled “The State of Care: The Health Ecosystem.” Learn more.

About the Authors

Rich Daly, HFMA senior writer/editor

is based in the Washington, D.C., office. Follow Rich on Twitter: @rdalyhealthcare


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